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Cave of Forgotten Dreams

Why I Love 3D Movies - and Why They're the Future of Cinema

Govindini Murty | Posted 11.12.2013 | Entertainment
Govindini Murty

3D seeks to fulfill an enduring dream of humanity: to gain mastery over the world by recreating it through art and technology.

2012 Oscars: Are Docs Technically Getting the Shaft?

Farihah Zaman | Posted 04.24.2012 | Entertainment
Farihah Zaman

What grander achievement can there be in cinematography than taking something we know and have possibly even seen on film before -- like a historic cave or a simple piece of choreography -- and transforming it into something more real than ever before?

The Cinema of Liberty: The Top 10 Pro-Freedom Films of 2011

Govindini Murty | Posted 03.01.2012 | Home
Govindini Murty

It is greatly worthwhile to celebrate the notable movies of 2011 that took the risk of advocating for democratic freedom, the political principle that makes so much film artistry possible.

A Conversation With Werner Herzog, Part II: Cave of Forgotten Dreams, Avatar, & the Hostility of Nature

Govindini Murty | Posted 02.01.2012 | Entertainment
Govindini Murty

2011-12-02-Screenshot20111202at9.13.57AM.jpg Werner Herzog has strong feelings about the proper relationship between humanity and nature.

Lucas Kavner

The Age Of 3D: Is It The End Or Just The Beginning?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 09.25.2011 | Home

At a Comic-Con panel last week for the upcoming big-budget sci-fi caper "Prometheus," director Ridley Scott made a bold statement. Scott, who has ...

5 Must-See Indie Films

Leonard Maltin | Posted 08.02.2011 | Arts
Leonard Maltin

By Leonard Maltin I'm no snob when it comes to movies, but I've come to dread the onslaught of summer blockbusters--a feeling not dispelled by the a...

Men Shooting Films in Caves

Alexandra Juhasz | Posted 08.02.2011 | Arts
Alexandra Juhasz

It's like reality TV for filmmakers: wacky games with ridiculous rules bring out the real man. Our intrepid directors don't have to eat maggots but they do have to shoot almost an entire feature film within the tight, murky confines of a cave.

Are You Surprised By Movies Anymore?

Logan Nakyanzi Pollard | Posted 07.05.2011 | Entertainment
Logan Nakyanzi Pollard

Werner Herzog is one filmmaker who defies the trailer, the reviewer and whatever formula you want to put on him. When I walk into a Herzog movie I ...

Short Takes: Herzog's Cave, Picasso's Guernica, Brueghel's Wedding Dance

Jane Chafin | Posted 07.03.2011 | Arts
Jane Chafin

2011-05-03-cavescreenshot.jpgThe cave contains some of the earliest known cave paintings in existence, from as long as 30,000 years ago. This film is the best way to see what can only be described as a magical place.

Freedom, Satire & Toothpicks: Highlights This Week

Posted 06.30.2011 | Arts

Innovation, satire and fighting for what you believe it have been themes on HuffPost Arts this week. We questioned controversial trends: historic cari...

WATCH: Werner Herzog On Cave Art

Posted 06.25.2011 | Arts

Werner Herzog's new film, "Cave of Forgotten Dreams," examines some of the first traces of human culture. In the documentary, the prolific German dire...